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Multinational research: protecting ecology means understanding people, too
...e from the program will be effective in working in teams
to conserve biodiversity in Latin America and in the U.S....
Does the desire to consume alcohol and tobacco come from our genetic makeup?
... Wisconsin, Milwaukee. Mr. Nikpay will discuss his teams
work at the conference, Sex and Gender in Cardiovascular-Renal Physiology and Pathophysiology. The meeting, sponsored by the American Physiological Society (APS; www.The-APS.org ), is being held August 9-12, 2007 at the Hyatt Regency Austin on Town ...
Cardio exercise benefits in male vs. female hearts
...ch in Berlin, Germany. Dr. Brokat will discuss his teams
findings at the upcoming conference, Sex and Gender in Cardiovascular-Renal Physiology and Pathophysiology, being held August 9-12, 2007 at the Hyatt Regency Austin on Town Lake in Austin, TX. The meeting is the second scientific event to be sponsore...
Research aims to identify markers for menopausal women at risk for deadly blood clot
...ent of thrombotic risk. The study builds on the teams
earlier findings in an animal model. They are applying the earlier results to a human population for the first time using blood taken from the women enrolled in the KEEPS trial. Depending upon the results from this group, a larger trial of 720 sample...
Universe's stringy birth revealed by young Czech scientist in EURYI winning project
...from around the world to create their own research teams
at European research centres and launch potential world-leading research careers. Most awards are between 1,000,000 and 1,250,000, comparable in size to the Nobel Prize....
New grants bolster efforts to generate faster and cheaper tools for DNA sequencing
... of sequence variation. The project builds on the teams
previous demonstration of the ability to detect sequences at single base resolution using organic nanopore force spectroscopy. John S. Oliver, Ph.D., NABsys, Inc., Providence, R.I. $498,000 (2 years) Hybridization-Assisted Nanopore Sequencing ...
2007 EURYI: 20 young researchers to receive Nobel Prize-sized awards for breakthrough ideas
....2 million that will allow them to create research teams
in Europe to focus on cutting-edge science researc...from around the world to create their own research teams
at European research centres and launch potential world-leading research careers. Most awards are be...
MGH researchers confirm that bone marrow restores fertility in female mice
...ished by other groups showing that, similar to his teams
work in females, bone marrow cells from adult male mice or from men can be coaxed to make immature sperm cells, both in lab dishes and after transplantation into the testes. Clearly, something is going on here regarding the ability of stem cells in ...
Research teams uncover risk genes for multiple sclerosis
...hypothesis-neutral approach, in which the research teams
scanned the entire genome of MS patients, their fa...nancial resources of previously competing research teams
that they were able to make the connections represented in these studies. For studying these com...
Military to study better pain relief in battle zones
... control on the battlefield, says the U-M research teams
leader, James R. Baker, Jr., M.D., director of the Michigan Nanotechnology Institute for Medicine and Biological Sciences. It uses different medicines coupled to polymers to release drugs and antidotes to provide adequate pain relief while avoidin...
After a decades-long search, scientists identify new genetic risk factors for multiple sclerosis
...s Foundation. They were conducted by overlapping teams
of scientists that used different gene-hunting strategies. One team, which scanned the entire human genome for MS risk factors, was co-led by David Hafler, M.D., Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital in Bo...
A new brake on cellular energy production discovered
...out how this process is regulated. Two research teams
at Karolinska Institutet, led by Claes Gustafsson and Nils-Gran Larsson respectively, have now made an important breakthrough by discovering an entirely new mitochondrial factor, MTERF3. This new factor inhibits the expression of mtDNA and can thus s...
Camera-shy deer caught for first time
...ietnam. The camera traps were set and monitored by teams
(including local villagers) trained by the Wildlif...orcement against poaching of wildlife, with patrol teams
(again, incorporating local residents) trained in part by the Wildlife Conservation Society. Three ...
Enzyme discovery sheds light on vitamin D
...w they could not explain why this occurs. The teams
findings are published on-line in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS). Other members include: research associate David Prosser, PhD student Martin Kaufmann, and research technician Valarie Byford. Earlier study of the...
One species, many genomes
...s been investigated for the first time by research teams
from Tübingen, Germany, and California led by Detlef Weigel from the Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology. The results were surprising: The extent of the genetic differences far exceeds the expectations for such a streamlined genome, as the...
New proteomics research promises to revolutionize biomedical discovery
...eins, said Dr. Coulombe who is very excited by his teams
achievement and the future prospects these efforts hold. The unique property of proteins, exploited by this Montreal research team, is the fact that proteins rarely work alone, but rather assemble with other proteins into complexes to concertedly exe...
Conservation Leadership Program announces 2007 awardees
... year, the Programme awarded 26 awards to research teams
in 19 different countries with support totalling $...onservation Leadership Programme offers support to teams
of emerging conservation professionals across a set of countries chosen by BP based on areas of sign...
Immune system 'escape hatch' gives cancer cells traction
...precise biological workings of MDSCs in cancer the teams
findings suggest why experimental cancer vaccines ...of Medicine and its Kimmel Cancer Center. The teams
latest report built on research initially conducted at the University of South Florida, where resear...
A new plant-bacterial symbiotic mechanism promising
...le that plays the role of Nod factor, prompted the teams
hypothesis that a molecule similar to a plant hormone (4), cytokinin, could act in the mechanisms by triggering nodulation. The discovery of the nature of the signal molecule itself, which remains to be fully determined, brings a glimpse of future ag...
New research shows vaginal bacteria vary among healthy women, need customized treatment
.... Forney stressed the importance of the research teams
findings because they may: shed light on why some women have recurrent vaginal yeast infections, while others have never had one partly explain differences in susceptibility to infection in the two racial groups, based upon the relative frequency...
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